PS: Political Science & Politics


Moral Issues and Voter Decision Making in the 2004 Presidential Election

D. Sunshine Hillygus a1 and Todd G. Shields a2
a1 Harvard University
a2 University of Arkansas

“President Bush's victory, the approval of every anti-gay marriage amendment on statewide ballots and an emphasis on ‘moral values’ among voters showed the power of churchgoing Americans in this election and threw the nation's religious divide into stark relief.” Associated Press, November 4, 2004